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MS-152: Dayton-Wright Airplane Company Photographs


The 1001 De Havilland DH-4 built by the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company on August 1, 1918 is the center of focus in the photograph. The aircraft has the United States star on the wings. The pilot is unidentified and the person in the second cockpit is unidentified. In the background other DH-4s can be seen in a hangar and construction materials lay on the ground. Employees of the Dayton-Wright Airplane Company can be seen working around the buildings. The title of the negative is "The Dayton-Wright Airplane Company Plant - 1. Aug. 1-18." and is labeled 61.

Publisher Repository

Special Collections and Archives; Wright State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Digital Services Department; Wright State University Libraries

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8x10 Glass plate negative


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Date Digital

June 2007

Digitization Specification

Epson Expression 10000 XL


ms152_054; Pilot apparel; Construction equipment; 1001 De Havilland DH-4; Aircraft industry; Airplane factories; De Havilland DH-4; Plant - 1 Dayton-Wright Airplane Company; Hangars; Aircraft industry--Employees; World War; 1914-1918